Justin Geydzhi handed first UFC loss to Azerbaijani fighter Fiziev in four years
American mixed martial artist (MMA) Justin Geydzhi defeated Azerbaijan Raphael Fiziev at UFC 286, which took place at London. This is reported by the correspondent of “Lenta.ru”.
The lightweight meeting took place on the night of Sunday, March 19 and lasted all three rounds. At the end of the fight, most of the judges gave the victory to the American.
Fiziev suffered his second UFC loss and first in four years. In April 2019, the Azerbaijani in his first fight as part of the promotion lost to Russian Magomed Mustafayev. In total, Fiziev has 12 wins in 14 MMA fights.
The main event of the UFC 286 tournament was the meeting of the American Kamaru Usman and British Leon Edwards. The latter won by split decision and defended welterweight championship belt.